Kayla Karpuk, OD was born and raised in Sioux City, IA and graduated from Coe College in Cedar Rapids, IA and went on to attend the Illinois College of Optometry where she graduated with honors. Completing her optometric residency at Vance Thompson Vision, Dr. Karpuk joined the team full time and splits her time between the Sioux Falls and Fargo clinics.
Dr. Karpuk specializes in corneal, cataract, refractive, and glaucoma clinical care. Like all of the doctors at Vance Thompson Vision, Dr. Karpuk is committed to educating patients about all of their options for surgery. She works closely with area optometrists to coordinate the co-management of care between the doctors of Vance Thompson Vision and the communities they serve. Outside of work, Kayla enjoys spending time with her husband Tanner and their families, especially her nieces and nephews. She enjoys spending time at the lake, doing yoga, running and traveling to new places.